Ocilla, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 3,482 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.5%
 
Males: 1,901  (54.6%)
Females: 1,581  (45.4%)
Median resident age:  36.3 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31774.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,785 (it was $22,332 in 2000)
Ocilla:

$26,785
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,879 (it was $10,573 in 2000)

Ocilla city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $82,639 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Ocilla:

$82,639
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $616.

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  • Races in Ocilla, GA (2010)

    Ocilla races chart
    • 1,95957.4%Black alone
    • 1,32738.9%White alone
    • 641.9%Hispanic
    • 341.0%Two or more races
    • 280.8%Asian alone
    • 20.06%American Indian alone

Races in Ocilla detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ocilla: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (14.1%), Subsaharan African (6.5%), German (5.8%), English (4.9%), Irish (4.7%), West Indian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 340 feet

Land area: 2.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,346 people per square mile   (low).

Ocilla,GA real estate house value index trend

Ocilla, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Ocilla:

  • High school or higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ocilla city:

  • Never married: 40.8%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

49 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 30 registered sex offenders living in Ocilla, Georgia as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ocilla to the number of sex offenders is 118 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $840 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,066 (1.2%)

Ocilla satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, GA (54.0 miles , pop. 76,939).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (129.3 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (732.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fitzgerald, GA (2.8 miles ), Holt, GA (2.9 miles ), Irwinville, GA (3.2 miles ), Brookfield, GA (3.6 miles ), Ambrose, GA (3.7 miles ), Enigma, GA (3.7 miles ), Little House Creek, GA (3.8 miles ), Alapaha, GA (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $56,500
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $72,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.60 N, Longitude: 83.25 W

Area code: 229

Ocilla household income distribution Ocilla home values distribution

Crime rates in Ocilla by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1100110000
per 100,000 29.929.20.00.030.431.10.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2113235363
per 100,000 59.729.230.590.760.793.4158.686.7166.484.4
Robberies 7217343207
per 100,000 209.058.530.5211.591.1124.695.157.80.0197.0
Assaults 1891512131217141713
per 100,000 537.5263.2457.6362.6394.8373.7539.2404.7471.4365.9
Burglaries 66294625302856262524
per 100,000 1,970.7848.01,403.3755.5911.0872.01,776.1751.7693.3675.5
Thefts 10199134121115177155126109103
per 100,000 3,015.82,894.74,087.93,656.73,492.35,512.34,916.03,642.73,022.72,899.0
Auto thefts 363716101568710
per 100,000 1,074.987.7213.5483.5303.7467.1190.3231.3194.1281.5
Arson 000N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A2N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A55.5N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.3) 647.7347.9420.4464.6461.5591.3623.9400.2429.2401.4

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Crime rate in Ocilla detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.61
Georgia average:

2.77
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.7%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-0.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (29%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Ocilla: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ocilla, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ocilla-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Ocilla city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F3 tornado 20.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ocilla-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 163.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 239.8 miles away from Ocilla center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 202.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 243.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 422.7 miles away from Ocilla center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 264.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Irwin County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ocilla topographic map

Birthplace of: Dave Prater - Musician, Paul Rogers (politician) - Politician, Randy Christmas - Politician, Sam Davis (American football) - Football player, Walt Sumner - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ocilla:

  • IRWIN COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 710 N IRWIN AVENUE)
  • OSCEOLA NH (8TH AND ALDER ST)
  • OSCEOLA NURSING HOME (209 WEST HUDSON ST)
  • PALEMON GASKINS MEM NSG HOME (710 NORTH IRWIN AVENUE)
  • PALEMON GASKINS MEMORIAL NH (201 W DISMUKE AV)

Heliports located in Ocilla:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ocilla:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (about 19 miles; Tifton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,564)
  • South Georgia State College (about 25 miles; Douglas, GA; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Wiregrass Georgia Technical College (about 50 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,246)
  • Valdosta State University (about 52 miles; Valdosta, GA; FT enrollment: 11,155)
  • Albany State University (about 53 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,662)
  • Albany Technical College (about 55 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 3,707)
  • Darton State College (about 57 miles; Albany, GA; FT enrollment: 5,000)

Public high school in Ocilla:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ocilla:

Private elementary/middle school in Ocilla:

  • GRACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 7; Location: 1029 GA HWY 32 W; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Notable locations in Ocilla: Ocilla Fire Department (A), Ocilla City Hall (B), Irwin County Library (C), Irwin County Jail (D), Irwin County Courthouse (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ocilla include: Third Baptist Church (A), Second Baptist Church (B), Pleasant Grove Baptist Church (C), Ocilla Baptist Church (D), Mount Olive African Methodist Episcopal Church (E), First Methodist Church (F), Broaches Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (G), Pine Hill Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ocilla City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Ocilla: Cumbee Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Irwin County Magistrate Court (301 South Irwin Avenue), Camelot Court Inc (Apricot Street).

Irwin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.1%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.8% for Black residents, 55.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.7%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Ocilla in 2010:

  • 534 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 99 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Ocilla in 2000:

  • 214 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 124 people in nursing homes
  • 22 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other group homes

Ocilla compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Ocilla (2011 data):

  • PlantersFIRST: Cherry Street Facility at 107 Cherry Street, branch established on 1974/06/03; Ocilla Branch at Cherry And Fourth Streets, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2008/01/29: Bank assets: $288.5 mil, Deposits: $269.8 mil, headquarters in Cordele, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Mid State Banks, Inc.
  • Wilcox County State Bank: Ocilla Branch at 413 N. Irwin Avenue, branch established on 2010/04/05. Info updated 2007/06/14: Bank assets: $80.6 mil, Deposits: $73.4 mil, headquarters in Abbeville, GA, positive income, 3 total offices
  • Ameris Bank: South Irwin Avenue Branch at 300 South Irwin Avenue, branch established on 1956/10/01. Info updated 2012/02/27: Bank assets: $3,003.2 mil, Deposits: $2,595.8 mil, headquarters in Moultrie, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Ameris Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Georgia average:

12.6

Ocilla travel time to work - commute Ocilla mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ocilla city (based on Irwin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,37514
Black Protestant5564
Mainline Protestant3562
Other1-
None5,250-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Irwin County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Irwin County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Irwin County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.8%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Irwin County:

30.6%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.1%
State:

14.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,793$45,5160$0
Other Government Administration 7$57,222$98,0953$10,387
Judicial and Legal 2$7,331$43,9860$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$504,361$504,3613$21,377
Police - Other 1$25,354$304,2480$0
Firefighters 3$98,305$393,2204$17,851
Streets and Highways 6$162,679$325,3581$15,845
Water Supply 3$108,885$435,5401$2,515
Gas Supply 1$30,185$362,2200$0
Totals for Government 36$998,115$332,70512$67,975

Ocilla government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($8.04)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($5.74)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $577,000 ($165.71)
    Gas Utilities: $248,000 ($71.22)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($60.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $207,000 ($59.45)
    Regular Highways: $201,000 ($57.73)
    Central Staff Services: $191,000 ($54.85)
    General - Other: $156,000 ($44.80)
    Sewerage: $139,000 ($39.92)
    Fire Protection: $116,000 ($33.31)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($5.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($3.45)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($2.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $151,000 ($43.37)
    Water Utilities: $118,000 ($33.89)
    Sewerage: $79,000 ($22.69)
    Welfare - Other: $29,000 ($8.33)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($5.74)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($4.60)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $819,000 ($235.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $90,000 ($25.85)

Ocilla government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $248,000 ($71.22)
    Sewerage: $225,000 ($64.62)
    All Other: $13,000 ($3.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $213,000 ($61.17)
    All Other: $73,000 ($20.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $106,000 ($30.44)
    Rents: $14,000 ($4.02)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($1.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $338,000 ($97.07)
    Gas Utilities: $281,000 ($80.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $43,000 ($12.35)
    All Other: $5,000 ($1.44)
  • Tax - Property: $510,000 ($146.47)
    Public Utilities: $143,000 ($41.07)
    Other Selective Sales: $119,000 ($34.18)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $48,000 ($13.79)
    NEC: $46,000 ($13.21)

Ocilla government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,612,000 ($462.95)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $27,000 ($7.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $15,000 ($4.31)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,586,000 ($455.49)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($7.47)
    Other, NEC: $12,000 ($3.45)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $184,000 ($52.84)
    Beginning: $115,000 ($33.03)

Ocilla government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $304,000 ($87.31)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $233,000 ($66.92)

9.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($19,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.47%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ben Hill County, GA  2.51% ($21,289 average AGI)
from Tift County, GA  1.65% ($20,220)
from Coffee County, GA  0.59% ($17,722)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ben Hill County, GA  2.51% ($20,747 average AGI)
to Tift County, GA  1.04% ($25,452)
to Coffee County, GA  0.54% ($19,688)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ocilla:

  • WBHB (1240 AM; 1 kW; FITZGERALD, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WDMG (860 AM; 5 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKA (1310 AM; 4 kW; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMGA (1130 AM; 10 kW; MOULTRIE, GA; Owner: RADIO MOULTRIE, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTIF (1340 AM; 1 kW; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHGH (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: H. G. H INVESTMENT CORP.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ocilla:

  • WKAA (97.7 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WLPF (98.5 FM; OCILLA, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WKZZ (92.5 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WRDO (96.9 FM; FITZGERALD, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOKA-FM (106.7 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDMG-FM (99.5 FM; DOUGLAS, GA; Owner: RTG RADIO, LLC)
  • WOBB (100.3 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJYF (95.3 FM; NASHVILLE, GA; Owner: TIFTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WULS (103.7 FM; BROXTON, GA; Owner: ROUNDTREE-CARVER ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WTIF-FM (107.5 FM; OMEGA, GA; Owner: OMEGA BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WAEF (90.3 FM; CORDELE, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBJY (89.3 FM; AMERICUS, GA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WABR (91.1 FM; TIFTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMM, COMMISSION)
  • WPNG (101.9 FM; PEARSON, GA; Owner: KM RADIO OF PEARSON, L.L.C.)
  • WFFM (105.7 FM; ASHBURN, GA; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF GEORGIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Ocilla:

  • W12DA (Channel 12; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TIFT AREA TV, INC.)
  • WVAG (Channel 44; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: HUTCHENS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W33BX (Channel 33; TIFTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WALB (Channel 10; ALBANY, GA; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WFXL (Channel 31; ALBANY, GA; Owner: WAITT LICENSE COMPANY OF GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
Ocilla fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ocilla fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $171,000Total costs
  • 9,650Total average daily traffic
  • 284Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,475Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ocilla)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ocilla, GA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Ocilla, Lat: 31.606389 Lon: -83.229722, Call Sign: WPXC374
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.393 MHz, 956.393 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2003, Expiration Date: 03/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2012, Certifier: Billy R Hall Jr.
    Registrant: Fish & Richardson P.C., 1425 K Street, N.W., 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 626-7761, Fax: (202) 783-2331, Email:
  • ALBGA0058 (End Site), 111 E Pine St (Lat: 31.607500 Lon: -83.249722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 71.6 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQQX862
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Patricia Morrison
    Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • ALBGA0057 (MwRptr 1), Us129 & Ga158 (Lat: 31.470000 Lon: -83.236389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 151.2 m, Overall height: 151.4 m, Call Sign: WQQX863
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Patricia Morrison
    Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ocilla)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ocilla)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 16

Incident types - Ocilla

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ocilla, GA
Most common first names in Ocilla, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7672.8 years
Mary6676.1 years
James6072.5 years
William5271.3 years
Willie4274.5 years
Annie2976.8 years
Henry2673.9 years
Robert2368.7 years
George2372.4 years
Mattie1986.5 years
Most common last names in Ocilla, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harper6476.5 years
Tucker5277.4 years
Paulk4779.3 years
Roberts4575.5 years
Griffin3775.9 years
Davis2777.9 years
Johnson2771.8 years
Mixon2677.3 years
Smith2574.0 years
Ross2375.9 years

Businesses in Ocilla, GA

  • Popeyes: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

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  • Eschol Davis (1)
  • James A. Bell (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2015.